Bookshelf Gardens

10 Books for Gardeners

Here are my suggestions for Santa ..hint, hint, hint (I have a good many but not all of these)   “The Wild Braid, A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden” by Stanley Kunitz “American Horticultural Society New Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques: The Indispensable Illustrated Practical Guide” edited by David J. Ellis, Fiona Gilsenan, […]

The Garden Traveler’s Bookshelf: The $64 Tomato

I don’t know about you, but I have never considered adding up how much I spend on my garden during the year and then, somehow, calculating how much each plant has actually cost.  I’m feeling stressed just thinking about it. However, a New England gardener named William Alexander did just that for his three acre […]